Each year, partners of the Australian Event Awardscontribute to varying aspects of the awards program from publicity and media to staging, backdrops, sound, streaming and lighting on the night of the Awards Ceremony to ensure the Event Awards remains an event for the industry, by the industry.
Event Awards partners’ work culminates in a night to remember for the industry nationwide and demonstrates why Australia’s events industry is amongst the best in the world. Alongside members of the Independent Industry Judging Panel who all volunteer their time and expertise to make the tough decisions and mentor the industry, the support of the Partners is invaluable to the existence of the Australian Event Awards. In 2017, these are the companies which make Wednesday night’s Event Awards possible:
Destination Partner and supporter of Best Tourism Event – Visit Sunshine Coast
Major Partner, exclusive Equipment Hire Partner and supporter of Best Community Event – Coates Hire
Major Partner, exclusive CAD Design Partner and supporter of Event Management Company of the Year – eps Australia
Major Partner, exclusive Temporary Electrical Distribution Partner and supporter of Best Cultural, Arts or Music Event – EVENTelec
Major Partner, exclusive Logistics Partner and support of Best Charity or Cause-Related Event – Sold Out National Event Management
Major Media Partner and supporter of Best Meeting or Conference – CIM Magazine
Exclusive Staging, Drapes and Set Construction Partner – Staging Rentals and Construction
With offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, SRC is Australia’s leading event supplier of drapes, AllySTAGE and an array of event-specific rental items including bars, bollards and lecterns.
Exclusive Lighting Partner – Chameleon Touring SystemsEstablished in 1988, Chameleon Touring Systems is a specialised lighting company supplying equipment and expert staff to special events, live entertainment, theatre, film and television in Australia and around the world.
From providing gear and production crew for large-scale concert tours and festivals to supporting community groups with dry hire products and lighting up corporate events, Chameleon’s expertise is evident across all areas of Australia’s events industry.
Exclusive Sound Partner – Coda Audio Services
Coda focusses heavily on the heartland of the events industry, working with festivals, corporate events, theatrical productions, concerts and venues.
Exclusive Vision Partner – AVPartners
Exclusive Rigging Partner – Tri-Point Rigging Rigging Services
Exclusive Backdrops Partner – Backdrops Fantastic Australia
Exclusive Fireworks and Effects Partner – Foti International Fireworks
Exclusive Broadcast Partner – Creo Media
Exclusive Event Communications Partner – The P.A. People
Exclusive Photography Partner – EventPix and Media Partner – Australasian Special Events
Exclusive Master of Ceremonies Partner – Saxton Speakers Bureau
Exclusive Trophy Model Partner – Wink Models
WINK Models talent is diverse, ranging from 13 – 72 years of age, across numerous specialties such as commercial, fashion, sports and fitness, promotional, event, and influencer. The agency works in partnership with you from start to finish to understand your brief, any specific requirements and put forward the best suited talent for your project.
Exclusive Table Centrepieces Partner – Event Effects
Exclusive Judging Venue Partner – Australian Centre for Event Management
The Centre works closely with industry to provide innovative, high quality, practically orientated and locally relevant education programs which are suited to the needs of both the public and private sector. The Centre also conducts in-house training programs for the Australian and overseas events industry.
Exclusive Public Relations Partner – Nicola Archer Communications
This agency is in touch with what’s hot and what’s not. Cutting through the media clutter, passing on the right message and doing it on time and with impact.
Thriving on spreading the good news in Australia and overseas about a new product, person, concept or event for the past 20 years, above all, Nicola is strategic and media savvy.
Category Partner: Supporter of Best Regional Event – Local Tickets
Category Partner: Supporter of Best New Event – Aggreko
Category Partner: Supporter of Best Exhibition – TFH Hire Services
Category Partner: Supporter of Best Corporate Event – Haycom
Category Partner: Supporter of Best Sporting Event – Norwest Productions
The Australian Event Awards will be held at The Events Centre in Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland on Wednesday 13 September. For those who haven’t secured a ticket to the event for the events industry, they can catch the live stream via the Event Awards website.
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